UC to Host Law Enforcement Awards
Two Awards to be Presented Tuesday
Written By Christine Leogrande
Philo to give keynote speech
Utica, NY (05/07/2012)- Utica College will host the Oneida County Law Enforcement Coalition's annual Law Enforcement Awards Program on Tuesday, May 8, at 9 a.m.
This awards program is held as part of National Law Enforcement Week in order to recognize area police officers that have been nominated based on their record of valor and professional service. Two awards will be presented: Trooper Shane D. Treen, N.Y. State Police, and Deputy Kurt B. Wyman (posthumously), Oneida County Sheriff's Office.
The Oneida County Law Enforcement Coalition comprises more than 30 area agencies that meet monthly to address operational policy issues and new information on major crime trends.
The program will take place in the Carbone Family Auditorium of UC's state-of-the-art Economic Crime and Justice Studies building, home to the college's suite of economic crime programs, as well as the Center for Identity Management and Information Protection (CIMIP) and the Economic Crime Institute (ECI) of Utica College.
Raymond Philo, research director of economic crime and justice studies at the college and former chief of the New Hartford Police Department, will speak at the ceremony, following welcoming remarks from the dean of the school of business and justice studies at the college, Patricia Swann.
For more information, contact Bruce Mc Bride, professor of criminal justice studies at UC, at (315) 792-3808.
Founded in 1946, UC is a comprehensive institution that offers bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees.
UC enrolls 2,537 full- and part-time undergraduate students, and 736 full- and part-time graduate students.
The College offers 38 undergraduate degrees in more than 60 areas of study.
The College offers 20 graduate programs, including master's degrees, doctoral programs, and graduate-level certificates. Options include:
- business administration
- criminal justice administration
- cybersecurity - intelligence and forensics
- economic crime management
- health care administration
- liberal studies
- occupational therapy
- physical therapy